Residents scared off burglar who attempted to break into Northampton primary school

A burglar who attempted to break into a Northampton primary school was scared off after local residents shouted at him.

Thursday, 22nd September 2016, 1:44 pm
Updated Wednesday, 5th October 2016, 1:55 pm
Burglars targeted Green Oaks Primary School in Northampton

The male offender attempted to smash a window to the reception office of Green Oaks Primary Academy in Whiston Road, Kingsthorpe, just before 10pm on Tuesday.

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The noise disturbed local residents who shouted at him, at which point he ran off.

Anyone with information can contact Northamptonshire police on 101. Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.